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IRAP on NPR: For Refugees And Advocates, An Anxious Wait For Clarity On Trump’s Policy

Today, NPR aired a story on the concerns of refugees and refugee advocates after the election, which has seen more divisive rhetoric on refugees that ever before. They fear that there will be a slowing down, if not a halt, of refugee resettlement to the United States under a Trump administration.

“Admission of refugees from war-torn areas of the world has been a key component of our foreign policy for decades and decades,” IRAP’s Director and Co-founder, Becca Heller, is quoted in the transcript. “To give that up now will seriously damage our credibility with our allies abroad.”

The recording and a transcript are available here.